• Question: What do learn from looking at a microscope ?

    Asked by Billy123 to Ivor on 6 Mar 2018.
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      Ivor Geoghegan answered on 6 Mar 2018:

      When I look down the microscope, I can see the cells that I’ve been growing in the lab (they are too small to see with the naked eye). I can see by their shape and size of they look healthy or not. I can also stain different parts of the cells with dye so I can measure them better.
      I learn a lot by looking down the microscope